As you’re reading this, a tiny spaceship is about to leave our solar system and enter the vastness of deep space, loaded with images and sounds explaining who we are and what life on Earth is like. Will the message reach anyone? The Farthest runs through the history of this project, one of the most ambitious endeavors humanity has undertaken.
With a long, prestigious career as a film editor, she debuted in directing with the documentary Here Was Cuba (13), about the 1962 missile crisis. Her passion for space exploration led her to make The Farthest.
IRELAND. 2017 (121 min)
PRODUCERJohn Murray, Clare Stronge
WITHFran Bagenal, Jim Bell, John Casani
Edition: 2017 Section: Panorama Documenta Original language: